National MBA Human Capital Case Competition

September 11, 2012

It is time for the Vanderbilt Human Capital Case Competition! This is one of the most prestigious and well-known HR case competitions in the country and we’re excited the time has come to build a team to represent Krannert! With that in mind, the application is just around the corner so if you’re interested in being a part of this team, please read this important information:

Owen Graduate School of Management (Vanderbilt University) is proud to host the sixth annual National MBA Human Capital Case Competition. Generously funded by GE and Deloitte Consulting, the competition will pit teams from top graduate schools across the country against each other to address a real-world human capital issue and present solutions relevant in today’s fast-paced global economy. Teams will present their solutions to a team of esteemed corporate judges from GE and Deloitte Consulting.

Each team must consist of exactly five total graduate students, comprised of two or three second year graduate students and two or three first year graduate students from the same university. At least three team members must be enrolled full-time in a masters of business administration (MBA) program. All other team members must be enrolled full-time in another graduate program (MSHRM).

If you are interested in representing the Krannert team, please send your resume and short essay to by Friday, September 14th at 11:59 p.m. The short essay should answer the following questions:

  • Why do you want to be involved in this case competition
  • What kind of relevant skills can you bring to the case competition team?

For more information about the case competition, visit: